Eye View #12

welded

steel

bolts

hold

girders

together,

iron

beams

set

deep

within

concrete

base,

wooden

railroad ties

set vertically,

where

six horizontal

rails run

side by side,

three

electrified,

switching

tracks

between,

rail trains

run around

downtown

loop

since

1895

moving

shifting

travelers

in five

different

directions,

my

eye

view

just

sees

the

abstract.

lg/23052020

Photo and words by lg/eob

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Loop_(CTA)

Eye View #11

okay,

want

my

picture,

I’ll

strut

my

stuff

for

you.

I’m no

ordinary

“turkey”*

you know,

I’m a hen

and a

wild one

at that,

I have

mountain

cred.

got what

you need?

done?

than I’ll

be on

my way.

oh! by

the way

did you

see Tom?

he always

loses

his way

while

foraging.

he’s

such a

“turkey”

for real.

lg/19052020

Photo and words by lg/eob

* Slang. Turkey – a person or thing of little appeal; dud; loser. a naive, stupid, or inept person. 

Eye View #10

structure

held

together

by

internal

steel

beam

frame,

exterior

concrete

poured ‘n

hardened,

glass panes

strategically

placed,

reflecting

pools of

blue sky,

smooth

curved

terraces

appear

to be

undulating,

affect

constructed

by

design

lg/06052020

Photo and words by lg/eob

Eye View #8

mad max

runs

wildly

along

all the

backwoods

mountain

trails,

beginning

many

of his

own

personal

archeological

digs,

bringing

me

his

greatest

discoveries,

startlingly

me

with the

extra

set of

teeth

in his

mouth

I see

lg/02052020

Photo and words by lg/eob

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